Category: Nature

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Scientists Want to Insert Bionic Sperm Into Women’s Vaginas (Video)

Researchers are equipping sperm with tiny iron suits to turn them into cancer-fighting robots. Wait, what? How Will Nanotechnology Revolutionize Medicine? – https://youtu.be/_wQxCjCxCiE  Read More: Physicians Unveil the World’s First Colonoscopy Robot https://www.seeker.com/tech/robotics/…  “Researchers at Vanderbilt University have developed a system for conducting a standard colonoscopy procedure that uses an internal...

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Running Would Have Broken an Adult Tyrannosaurus Rex’s Legs

Science ruins dinosaurs again. Jurassic Park’s most iconic scenes should have run a little slower, based on new research suggesting our favourite dinosaur, Tyrannosaurus rex, couldn’t manage more than a walk. Calculating the top speed of the tyrant lizard king seems to be an obsession for paleontologists, who have debated over...

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Scientists Want to Genetically Engineer Heat-Resistant Cows to Survive Climate Change

Umm… The University of Florida Institute of Food and Agricultural Sciences (UF/IFAS) has proposed a plan to make cows more resistant to the temperature increase caused by global warming. The proposal has received a three-year, US$733,000 federal grant. The scientists’ plan aims to retain the quality meat cows provide while increasing the efficiency of the process...

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Kepler telescope catalogs hundreds of new alien worlds, some potentially habitable

The galaxy is full of worlds like ours. That’s the lesson from Kepler, NASA’s prodigious exoplanet-hunting mission, which has found another 219 potential new exoplanets, bringing its total to 4034, according to a final analysis of its main 4-year search and published in a final catalog released today. Of the new...